Developing mobile-first for a better customer experience

The new paradigm of user and customer experiences is to look at the simplest, smallest, and lowest powered platforms first, and those who are doing so are reaping the benefits of expanded markets and simpler tools.

MobileFirst is a customer interaction methodology and a development and software paradigm all at once. It’s both an overarching business strategy and a set of very different principles from one industry and company to the next. And as an SMB, it might be the best chance you have to compete on a wide stage.

Enterprise Mobility – Value Lies In Data, Not Device Alone

Times have changed, and so has how we use smartphones. From their earlier simplistic use of fetching email and contacts, smartphones are now the powerhouse for consumers and business users who use mobile gadgets for accessing applications and surf the web. Powered by big screens, more than sufficient memory and processing power, smartphones of today’s age support 3G networks (some now even support 4G) and run sophisticated apps developed from across the globe.

What Satya Nadella’s Year In Charge Meant For Microsoft’s India Unit

When Satya Nadella was named to head Microsoft Corp. on 4 February last year, there were expectations that he would boost its already strong enterprise business and research and development units in Hyderabad and Bengaluru, given his Indian roots and engineering background.A year down the line, Nadella has made Microsoft, primarily known for its proprietary software, more open, and sharpened its focus on cloud and mobility solutions.

Google’s Android One Bet On Asia

Seldom has a global technology company launched a global product or programme in Asia. On 15 September, at an event that rivalled its annual I/O developer conference in San Francisco, Google Inc. did precisely that when it launched the first family of three Android One phones in India as part of a larger initiative to bring “high-quality smartphones at affordable prices, to as many people as possible”, with support for local languages.

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Seldom has a global technology company launched a global product or programme in Asia. On 15 September, at an event that rivalled its annual I/O developer conference in San Francisco, Google Inc. did precisely that when it launched the first family of three Android One phones in India as part of a larger initiative to bring “high-quality smartphones at affordable prices, to as many people as possible”, with support for local languages.

Rs 1,999 smartphones could help bring the internet to millions in India

But because key retailers are selling only online, the great unwired will be hard to reach at first. On Tuesday last week, Google launched the low-price Android One smartphone, attempting to target the ever-shrinking price gap between smartphones and phones without internet features. The Android One smartphone retails between Rs 6,000 and Rs 7,000.

#GreyhoundInMedia: Rs 1,999 smartphones could help bring the internet to millions in India #Press #Media #Scroll

But because key retailers are selling only online, the great unwired will be hard to reach at first. On Tuesday last week, Google launched the low-price Android One smartphone, attempting to target the ever-shrinking price gap between smartphones and phones without internet features. The Android One smartphone retails between Rs 6,000 and Rs 7,000.

Google pitches Android One to almost a billion Indian users

India’s multi-billion-dollar smartphone market is heating up with the launch of Google’s much-awaited $105 Android One smartphone

#GreyhoundInMedia: Google pitches Android One to almost a billion Indian users #Press #Media #Nikkei

India’s multi-billion-dollar smartphone market is heating up with the launch of Google’s much-awaited $105 Android One smartphone

#GreyhoundInMedia: Why Google’s Android One can change the smartphone market #Press #Media #IBNLive

Google on Monday launched in India three Android One phones capable of Internet access at prices starting at Rs 6,299, as it looks to win customers in the world’s fastest growing smartphone market with low prices and better quality software.

#GreyhoundInMedia: Why Google’s Android One can change the smartphone market #Press #Media #IBNLive

Google on Monday launched in India three Android One phones capable of Internet access at prices starting at Rs 6,299, as it looks to win customers in the world’s fastest growing smartphone market with low prices and better quality software.

#GreyhoundInMedia: Google launches 3 Android One phones in India starting Rs 6,399 #Press #Media #BloombergBusinessWeek

At an event that would rival its own I/O developer event held in the US, Google Inc. on Monday launched the first set of Android One phones in India as part of a larger initiative to bring high-quality smartphones at affordable prices, with support for local languages.

Google launches 3 Android One phones in India starting Rs 6,399

At an event that would rival its own I/O developer event held in the US, Google Inc. on Monday launched the first set of Android One phones in India as part of a larger initiative to bring high-quality smartphones at affordable prices, with support for local languages.

#GreyhoundInMedia: Android One: The consumer dream can turn into an enterprise nightmare #Press #Media #ETRetail

Even as the internet giant Google unveils its pocket-friendly, stock Android experience, Android One smartphones, there are several ripples being created across the country. While consumers and the tech community are raving (or otherwise) about price points and potential, the IT heads of organizations might just be cringing at the thought of having these smart-devices inside their company’s networks.

#GreyhoundInMedia: Google Launches Android One Devices At 6,399 #Press #Media #SiliconIndia

The dual-SIM devices will sport a 4.5-inch screen with a quad core MediaTek processor, 1 GB RAM and 4 GB internal storage, which can be expanded to 32 GB. It will feature a 5 megapixel rear camera and a 2 MP front camera with replaceable battery and built-in radio.

Google Launches Android One Devices At 6,399

The dual-SIM devices will sport a 4.5-inch screen with a quad core MediaTek processor, 1 GB RAM and 4 GB internal storage, which can be expanded to 32 GB. It will feature a 5 megapixel rear camera and a 2 MP front camera with replaceable battery and built-in radio.

#GreyhoundInMedia: Google partners with Airtel for free data on Android One smartphones #Press #Media #JagranPost

Google launched its much-awaited Android One smartphones, priced at Rs 6,399 onwards, in India in partnership with domestic handset makers Micromax, Karbonn and Spice, a move that will further fuel the fiercely competitive multi-billion dollar market.

Google partners with Airtel for free data on Android One smartphones

Google launched its much-awaited Android One smartphones, priced at Rs 6,399 onwards, in India in partnership with domestic handset makers Micromax, Karbonn and Spice, a move that will further fuel the fiercely competitive multi-billion dollar market.

Google Android One smartphones available for Rs 6,399

Tech giant Google on Monday launched its much-awaited Android One smartphones, priced at Rs 6,399 onwards, in India in partnership with domestic handset makers Micromax, Karbonn and Spice, a move that will further fuel the fiercely competitive multi-billion dollar market here.

#GreyhoundInMedia: Google Android One smartphones available for Rs 6,399 #Press #Media #SaharaSamay

Tech giant Google on Monday launched its much-awaited Android One smartphones, priced at Rs 6,399 onwards, in India in partnership with domestic handset makers Micromax, Karbonn and Spice, a move that will further fuel the fiercely competitive multi-billion dollar market here.

Google launches Android One devices at Rs.6,399

Tech giant Google today launched its much-awaited Android One smartphones, priced at Rs 6,399 onwards, in India in partnership with domestic handset makers Micromax, Karbonn and Spice, a move that will further fuel the fiercely competitive multi-billion dollar market here.

#GreyhoundInMedia: Google launches Android One devices at Rs.6,399 #Press #Media #DeccanHerald

Tech giant Google today launched its much-awaited Android One smartphones, priced at Rs 6,399 onwards, in India in partnership with domestic handset makers Micromax, Karbonn and Spice, a move that will further fuel the fiercely competitive multi-billion dollar market here.

#GreyhoundInMedia: Android One: The consumer dream can turn into an enterprise nightmare #Press #Media #ETTelecom

Even as the internet giant Google unveils its pocket-friendly, stock Android experience, Android One smartphones, there are several ripples being created across the country. While consumers and the tech community are raving (or otherwise) about price points and potential, the IT heads of organizations might just be cringing at the thought of having these smart-devices inside their company’s networks.

#GreyhoundInMedia: Android One: Here’s why Google will own India’s low-cost smartphone segment #Press #Media #Firstbiz

Google launched in India on Monday the first smartphones powered by its Android One operating system, pricing them at around 6,399 rupees ($105) to capture the low-cost segment of the world’s fastest growing smartphone market. Google launched the phones in partnership with Indian mobile phone makers Micromax, Karbonn and Spice Mobiles.

Android One: Here’s why Google will own India’s low-cost smartphone segment

Google launched in India on Monday the first smartphones powered by its Android One operating system, pricing them at around 6,399 rupees ($105) to capture the low-cost segment of the world’s fastest growing smartphone market. Google launched the phones in partnership with Indian mobile phone makers Micromax, Karbonn and Spice Mobiles.

#GreyhoundInMedia: Google launches Android One smartphones at Rs 6,399 #Press #Media #FreePressJournal

Tech giant Google today launched its much-awaited Android One smartphones, priced at Rs 6,399 onwards, in India in partnership with domestic handset makers Micromax, Karbonn and Spice, a move that will further fuel the fiercely competitive multi-billion dollar market here.

Google launches Android One smartphones at Rs 6,399

Tech giant Google today launched its much-awaited Android One smartphones, priced at Rs 6,399 onwards, in India in partnership with domestic handset makers Micromax, Karbonn and Spice, a move that will further fuel the fiercely competitive multi-billion dollar market here.

#GreyhoundInMedia: Google launches Android One smartphones at Rs 6,399 #Press #Media #India.com

Tech giant Google today launched its much-awaited Android One smartphones, priced at Rs 6,399 onwards, in India in partnership with domestic handset makers Micromax, Karbonn and Spice, a move that will further fuel the fiercely competitive multi-billion dollar market here.

Google launches Android One smartphones at Rs 6,399

Tech giant Google today launched its much-awaited Android One smartphones, priced at Rs 6,399 onwards, in India in partnership with domestic handset makers Micromax, Karbonn and Spice, a move that will further fuel the fiercely competitive multi-billion dollar market here.

#GreyhoundInMedia: Google’s Android One smartphones launched in India starting at Rs 6,399 #Press #Media #IndiaToday

Back in June at Google I/O, Sundar Pichai, the head for Android and Chrome announced the Android One program, an initiative for high-quality low cost smartphones. He said that the program would first start in India with devices from Micromax, Spice and Karbonn. On Monday, Pichai kicked off the program at an event in New Delhi.

#GreyhoundInMedia: Google launches Android One smartphones at Rs 6,399 #Press #Media #DNA

Tech giant Google today launched its much-awaited Android One smartphones, priced at Rs 6,399 onwards, in India in partnership with domestic handset makers Micromax, Karbonn and Spice, a move that will further fuel the fiercely competitive multi-billion dollar market here.

Google launches Android One smartphones at Rs 6,399

Tech giant Google today launched its much-awaited Android One smartphones, priced at Rs 6,399 onwards, in India in partnership with domestic handset makers Micromax, Karbonn and Spice, a move that will further fuel the fiercely competitive multi-billion dollar market here.

#GreyhoundInMedia: Now, a device for Google to take smartphones to the next billion #Press #Media #HinduBusinessLine

With the Android One plan, Google has tried to hit two birds with one stone. On one hand, the Internet giant has taken baby steps in ensuring that the next billion Internet users get access to affordable devices that are of reasonably good quality, and on the other, it has attempted to get greater control over the mobile phone ecosystem.

Now, a device for Google to take smartphones to the next billion

With the Android One plan, Google has tried to hit two birds with one stone. On one hand, the Internet giant has taken baby steps in ensuring that the next billion Internet users get access to affordable devices that are of reasonably good quality, and on the other, it has attempted to get greater control over the mobile phone ecosystem.

#GreyhoundInMedia: Google launches Android One, phones to be priced around Rs 6,399 #Press #Media #BusinessStandard

The dual-SIM devices will sport a 4.5-inch screen, 1 GB RAM and 4 GB internal storageTech giant Google today launched its much-awaited Android One smartphones, priced at Rs 6,399 onwards, in India in partnership with domestic handset makers Micromax, Karbonn and Spice, a move that will further fuel the fiercely competitive multi-billion dollar market here. 

Google launches Android One, phones to be priced around Rs 6,399

The dual-SIM devices will sport a 4.5-inch screen, 1 GB RAM and 4 GB internal storageTech giant Google today launched its much-awaited Android One smartphones, priced at Rs 6,399 onwards, in India in partnership with domestic handset makers Micromax, Karbonn and Spice, a move that will further fuel the fiercely competitive multi-billion dollar market here.